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Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by moodlymoo, Nov 16, 2011.

  1. moodlymoo

    moodlymoo Songster

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    So tonight I made a decision to add 2 of my new birds who are 10-12 week old EE's to the coop while everyone else sleeps BUT it is their first night outside and the best part is both are boys. I am hoping this goes well. Should I be more worried about the fact their boys or that they are with 17 new birds
     

  2. feathers4fun

    feathers4fun Songster

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    Quote:I'd think they'd be fine once the pecking order has been re-established, which might take a couple days. As long as you don't have an excessively bossy roo that constantly chases newbies into a corner![​IMG]
     

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